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Climate and Weather Overview
by Robinson, Peter J. Weather and Climate by Peter J. Robinson University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Geography, 2005. Reprinted with permission from The North Carolina Atlas Revisited. Managing [...] (from North Carolina Atlas Revisited.)
Climate and Weather- Part 1: Introduction
by Robinson, Peter J., Fishel, Gregory B. Climate and Weather by Peter J. Robinson and Gregory B. Fishel, 2006 See also: Climate and Weather Overview (from NC Atlas Revisited) Weather and Climate in a [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Climate and Weather- Part 2: Climatic Factors, Precipitation Patterns, and Seasonal Trends
by Robinson, Peter J., Fishel, Gregory B. Climate and Weather by Peter J. Robinson and Gregory B. Fishel, 2006 See also: Climate and Weather Overview (from NC Atlas Revisited) Weather and Climate in a [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Climate and Weather- Part 3: Droughts and Floods in North Carolina
by Robinson, Peter J., Fishel, Gregory B. Climate and Weather by Peter J. Robinson and Gregory B. Fishel, 2006 See also: Climate and Weather Overview (from NC Atlas Revisited) Weather and Climate in a [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Coastal plain (from NC Atlas Revisited)
by Diemer, John A., Bobyarchick, Andy R. Coastal Plain by Dr. John A. Diemer and Dr. Andy R. Bobyarchick Dept. of Geography and Earth Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2005. Reprinted with permission from The North [...] (from North Carolina Atlas Revisited.)
Counties
by Stick, David. The formation of counties was one of the first matters attended to by the Lords Proprietors after they received their charter in 1663 from King Charles II for the vast tract of land in America he [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Dismal Swamp Canal
by Simpson, Bland. Dismal Swamp Canal, believed to be the oldest existing excavated waterway in America, runs generally north and south for 22 miles between Deep Creek, Va., and South Mills, N.C. The canal connects the [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Dobbs County
by Wegner, Ansley Herring. In 1758 the General Assembly decided that Johnston County should be divided and that the newly formed county would be known as Dobbs, in honor of Arthur Dobbs, the Royal Governor of the colony of [...] (from Research Branch, NC Office of Archives and History.)
Earthquakes
by Cole, J. Timothy. Earthquakes are not considered a serious threat by many North Carolinians, although dozens of earthquakes have been recorded in the state since 1755. An earthquake may be defined as a shaking or [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
East-West Rivalry
by Williams, Wiley J., Cockrell, David L. The East-West rivalry is the name for a particularly potent form of sectionalism that has been a major factor in the political, social, and economic development of North Carolina. The state's varied [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)

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